Origin of coach-and-four
Examples from the Web for coach-and-four
So they were wed, and there were great rejoicings, and the bride and bridegroom drove away in the coach-and-four.English Fairy Tales|Flora Annie Steel
The eldest son well remembers his father driving his coach-and-four to and fro.General Gatacre|Beatrix Gatacre
The mother was brought from Fannet in a coach-and-four, and there was a splendid wedding.The Irish Fairy Book|Various
In a year or two we shall have a good road between this and the port, and a coach-and-four may be running on it.Waihoura, the Maori Girl|W.H.G. Kingston
When such a coach-and-four as this can walk through Mr Boulton's amendment, it is needless to spend time upon smaller fry.